Jackson's stay-at-home order will remain in place until at least April 30.
On April 16, Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba issued an executive order extending the previous orders issued in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.
The previous stay-at-home order was slated to expire on April 17.
Among highlights, the order carries on the city's declaration of civil emergency, continues the ban on public gatherings of more than 10 people, and continues the closure of non-essential city offices.
Additionally, it continues the requirement for individuals to shelter-in-place, except for essential travel, and for individuals to practice social distancing when in public.
As of April 17, 3,793 cases of coronavirus have been reported in the state, along with 140 deaths. Nationally, more than 700,000 cases had been reported.
A copy of the order is shown below.